Phyllis Burchett | Equine Photographer


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About Phyllis Burchett

As a professional equine photographer, not only have I been in awe of the beautiful creatures I’ve loved all of my life—horses, but I am also captivated by birds, bears, and stunning landscapes across the world. 




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It isn’t where you came from.
It’s where you’re going that counts.
~ Ella Fitzgerald

Resources & Education for Equine Photographers


From annual Equine Photo Tours in Iceland to hosting retreats at working ranches across the United States, I love to share my passion for photography with up-and-coming photographers.


Free Guide to
Equine Photography

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Behind-the-Scenes Blog


 Explore in-depth how-to articles plus enjoy my favorite images taken at recent photography workshops and retreats.

Photographing Foals

Photographing Foals

Photographing foals can be a fun and rewarding experience, but it requires a bit of patience and preparation. Here are some tips to help you capture great photos of these adorable creatures: Be prepared: Foals are unpredictable, so it's important to plan ahead of...

How I salvaged a very underexposed image!

How I salvaged a very underexposed image!

This week is going to be a quick edit for you of a low-key image that I initially thought I would trash. Backlight is like Art to me, add a Wild Horse with what we fondly call Witches’ knots in their mane and that gorgeous rim light of the setting sun…. well, I had to...

St Augustine Horses on the Beach 2023

St Augustine Horses on the Beach 2023

                             What a fabulous weekend we had at our Horses on the Beach Workshop in St Augustine! A huge thank you to all the wonderful photographers that joined us, what a lovely group you were! We were all so excited to see the amazingly, talented and...

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